Writer/Editor Salaries in Chicago, IL

Salary estimated from 29 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 26, 2018
Average in Chicago, IL
$43,075 per year
19% Below national average
  • Most Reported
$15,000
$85,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Writer/Editor make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Writer/Editor is $43,075 per year in Chicago, IL, which is 19% below the national average. Salary estimates are based on 29 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Writer/Editor employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Writer/Editor is 1-3 years.
Writer/Editor salaries by company in Chicago, IL
CompanyAverage salary
$50,000 per year
$39,219 per year
$35,000 per year
$31.30 per hour
Writer/Editor salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$50,000 per year

Writer/Editor job openings

Freelance Writer and Editor - Remote
Daniel Gordon Consulting
Chicago, IL
Digital Writer-Editor
Chicago Reader
Chicago, IL
Content Writer & Editor
Dealer eProcess
Lisle, IL
Regional Communications Manager
Sierra Club
Chicago, IL
Senior Editor
The University of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Communications Manager (Media Relations)
Nielsen
Chicago, IL
Writer/Editor jobs in Chicago, IL